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Police neutralize two bandits, get better rifles in Sokoto

The Police Command in Sokoto State has mentioned that two bandits had been killed within the neighborhood of Yabo Sanyinna forest throughout a raid by males of the pressure.

The Commissioner of Police within the state, Mr Ibrahim Kaoje, made the disclosure on Friday whereas briefing newsmen in Sokoto, NAN stories.

Kaoje mentioned the bandits had been getting ready for his or her normal operation when the police obtained a misery name on their preparations.

“On 04/12/2020 at 00:05 hrs, a staff of operatives connected to SCID Sokoto obtained a misery name that round Yabo Sanyinna forest, some armed bandits had been getting ready to execute an operation.

“Operatives swung into motion. On attending to the situation, the bandits opened hearth and a gun duel ensued.

“This led to 2 of the bandits being neutralised whereas others escaped into the bush with bullet wounds.”

He additional revealed that AK 49 rifles and rounds of dwell ammunition had been recovered whereas investigations had been in progress.